Our Executive Board
Josh Kennedy - President
Brother Josh Kennedy is a senior who was born and raised in Spring, Texas. He's in the iMPA program and currently works part-time as an Accounting Clerk at The Finley Company - a private investment firm in Downtown Austin. Josh pledged in the Fall of 2015 and has served as Rush Captain, Marketing Director, and now President of the Iota chapter. Josh has a strong passion for music; he loves to sing, play guitar, piano, and ukulele. He also enjoys being outdoors and doing water-sports like kayaking, rafting, and wake-boarding. Josh is currently going through iMPA recruiting and hopes to be working for one of the Big 4 accounting firms upon graduation.
Brian Kim - Vice PResident
Brian Kim is a junior Quantitative Finance and Mathematics major from Mansfield, Texas. He joined AKPsi his first semester at UT and has previously served as Secretary of his pledge class, Corporate Sponsorship Chair, and Professional Director. Brian is also a member of Texas for Expanding Opportunity and Zero to Fit nonprofit, and he is a part of an independent research project on campus performing attribution analysis on mutual funds and hedge fund managers. This past summer, Brian interned at Donovan Ventures, an oil & gas private equity firm, and next summer, he will be joining Wells Fargo Securities as a Summer Analyst at their commodities trading desk in Houston. Brian is passionate about football, poker, gastronomy, and educational equity. He one day hopes to travel to visit famous restaurants across the world.
robert tedjajuwana - Financials vp
Brother Robert Tedjajuwana is a junior studying Economics and Mathematics. He was born and raised in Indonesia before he went to Austin. Robert is passionate about finance, with previous work experience as an equity research analyst and a summer investment banking analyst. After he graduates, he plans to work in the finance industry. Robert is also passionate about traveling and has been to 10 countries.
rian Kim - professional director
Brian Kim is a junior Finance major and Mathematics minor from Arlington, Texas. He joined AKPsi his first semester at UT and has previously served as Secretary of his pledge class and Corporate Sponsorship Chair. Brian is also a member of Texas for Expanding Opportunity and Zero to Fit nonprofit, and he is passionate about football, poker, food, and educational equity. He one day hopes to travel to visit famous restaurants across the world.
Bianca Manciu - treasurer
Brother Bianca Manciu is a senior at The University of Texas from El Paso, Texas. She is currently studying Marketing with a minor in Management Information Systems and pursuing the Elements of Computing Certificate at UT. Bianca joined Alpha Kappa Psi in the Fall of her freshman year in 2015. She currently works for The Daily Dot, which is a news site geared toward millennials, as their eCommerce Analyst Intern. Some things that Bianca enjoys are finding new places to eat, books, and coffee shops. Upon graduation, Bianca hopes to pursue a career in consulting.
Riya Gandhi - Philanthropy director
Riya Gandhi is a sophomore at The University of Texas at Austin studying Advertising with a business minor at The Stan Richards School of Advertising and PR. She loves travelling, reading, working out, and, most importantly, raising money for the kids at Dell Children's Medical Hospital. She's also highly involved with Texas Thon and is excited to have a marketing internship this summer. She's looking forward to having a great semester through serving and impacting our community on and off campus.
Giang Tran - alumni relations
Brother Giang Tran is a junior Marketing major from Houston, Texas. She is also pursuing Advertising and Management Information Systems minors. During her time at The University of Texas, Giang has served in leadership positions in several other organizations and has studied abroad in Barcelona, Spain at ESADE Business School. Currently, she is working as a Marketing Intern at Phunware, Inc., a mobile enterprise software company. This summer, Giang will be working in Chicago as a Market Associate Intern. After she graduates, she hopes to work in the tech industry.
Angela Zhang - social director
Brother Angela Zhang is a junior Chemical Engineering major from Houston, Texas. She hopes to attend law school and pursue a career in patent law. Angela joined Alpha Kappa Psi in Spring 2017 and served as Secretary of her pledge class. She is a competitive tennis player and public forum debater. Angela enjoys working out, traveling the world, and brunching. She is passionate about music, women's rights, and event planning.
Moriah Reyes - Marketing Director
Brother Moriah Reyes is a junior from Houston, Texas. She is currently studying Mathematics in the College of Natural Sciences and is pursuing a minor in Art History and a certificate in Computer Science. She enjoys watching and playing sports, traveling, and trying new things. Moriah joined Alpha Kappa Psi her sophomore year in the Spring of 2017. She is currently working at a research lab on campus and hopes to get a job in data analytics after she graduates.
Jaclyn Pearl - Technology Director
Jaclyn Pearl is a junior Management Information Systems major, born and raised in Plano, Texas. She's currently a Teaching Assistant for an MIS class and thoroughly enjoys working with technology. Besides academics, she has a passion for yoga and healthy living. Jaclyn pledged Alpha Kappa Psi in Fall of 2016 and continues to take active roles within the fraternity. This summer, Jaclyn will begin her internship at KPMG and hopes to further her career with the company after graduation.
Michelle Ayala - historian
Brother Michelle Ayala is a junior Advertising major from The Woodlands, Texas. She is currently pursuing an Advertising degree along with a Business Foundations certificate. During her time at The University of Texas, Michelle has been active in several organizations including KVRX Radio and Texas Darlins. Michelle loves to travel and has visited 26 countries thus far. She hopes to visit 50 countries by the age of 30.
Naveen Jain - secretary
Brother Naveen Jain is currently a sophomore Finance major from Houston, Texas. He hopes to also pursue a minor in Accounting. This is his second semester in Alpha Kappa Psi and his first semester on The Executive Board. He hopes to learn from the rest of the board so that he may further his role in the organization. Naveen is currently the Financial Director for an accounting organization and enjoys participating in service oriented activities. Some of his hobbies include fishing, basketball, football, and cooking. In the future, Naveen hopes to work for the finance sector in a tech company.